[mythtv-users] vdpau worth it for hdtv?

Yeechang Lee ylee at pobox.com
Fri Nov 13 19:35:11 UTC 2009

Andre Newman <mythtv-list at dinkum.org.uk> says:
> IMHO the ION is not doing VDPAU & MythTV any favours as it's not
> powerful enough to make MythTV HDTV look as it should

I keep hearing that Advanced 2x (which the Ion isn't capable of
handling) is better than Temporal 2x (which the Ion can handle, and
which I use with my 8400GS), but yours is the strongest such statement
so far!

Frontend/backend:	P4 3.0GHz, 1.5TB software RAID 5 array
Backend:		Quad-core Xeon 1.6GHz, 6.6TB sw RAID 6
Video inputs:		Four high-definition over FireWire/OTA
Accessories:		47" 1080p LCD, 5.1 digital, and MX-600

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